Police Minister appoints award winning journalist Lirandzu Themba as the Ministry spokesperson
The Minister of Police, General Bheki Cele has appointed the award winning journalist, media and publicity strategist Ms Lirandzu Themba as the Ministry Spokesperson.
Ms Themba joins the Ministry of Police with rich knowledge of the media industry, in both print and electronic streams; and equally holds a number of significant achievements and experience in the communication field that will add value to the Ministry and in enhancing police communication going forward. Lirandzu Themba was awarded as the journalist of the year by Vodacom in 2017 and by the National Press Club in 2011.
The Ministry of Police welcomes and appreciates the appointment of Ms Themba and further wishes her all of the best in her new role and massive responsibility of handling media liaison matters of the police.
Issued by: South African Police Service